Black Bear/Brown Bear create an infectious brand of indie-rock led by two drummers whose danceable rhythms create the foundation of the band’s powerful sound. Drawing comparisons to that of Talking Heads, Paul Simon and the raw energy of The Pixies. Their energetic live set of organized chaos has been turning heads since 2012.
A masterful guitarist, Yonatan Gat recently won Village Voice's "Best Guitarist of 2013" with a sound he describes as "homeless between the Middle East and New York." Gat’s first single, "Escorpião" off of his full-length album, "Iberian Passage", to be released by Joyful Noise, is one that easily transports the listener to an exotic land.
Armed for Apocalypse came from nowhere and nothing. The sludgy four-piece from the small Northern California college town of Chico have worked relentlessly to leave their imprint on metal. Through tours across Europe, around the states and up and down the West Coast, they've continued to spread their name in the best way possible: word of mouth.
The Ready Set: Jordan Witzigreuter was only 20 years old when nearly overnight, the young Indiana-born musician—who had spent the better part of his teens writing an arsenal of illegally catchy, electro-pop songs—was plucked from near obscurity and thrust into the spotlight. “I started playing shows to a couple people in someone’s basement,” Witzigreuter remembers. “Then, a year and a half later, I was playing radio festivals with Maroon 5 to 10,000 people.”
The Black Tibetans live to Rock and Rock to live. It’s as simple as that.
Hailing from Minneapolis, Minnesota, singer/songwriter Quinn Tsan began playing music in 2008 when she relocated to Chicago, IL to sing back-up for Joe Pug. Classically trained in dance though always having an affinity for music, Tsan quickly immersed herself in the local scene, going on to sing with Sarah Holtschlag, Rachele Eve, Johnny Lewis, and Sima Cunningham, among others.
We had Rabble Rabble in the studio on June 2, 2014.
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Shattered Sun is a metalcore band from the small town of Alice Texas, Formed in 2011, Their style is heavy/thrash metal with incredible guitar riffs, vocal distortions and that magnetic raw appeal that allows them to create that maximum effect with every song, every time. They can sound brutal at times, but yet they have their melodic side to them.
If you think you know Hit The Lights, think again. Sure you’ve probably seen the band perform aside Paramore or New Found Glory and you’re aware that their last album, Skip School, Start Fights charted in the Billboard Top 100 but on their latest disc the band truly bare their soul and prove why they’ve been able to nurture such a deep relationship with their fans. In other words Hit The Lights are back with the most accomplished record of their career and that’s evident with every note on Invicta.